Streptococcus is a genus of coccus (spherical) Gram-positive bacteria belonging
to the phylum Firmicutes and the order Lactobacillales (lactic acid bacteria).
May 20, 2016 ... Streptococcal is a type of bacteria that can cause strep throat (group A) or blood
infections (group B). Learn how they can be prevented and ...
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Many species of streptococci live harmlessly in and on the body. Some species
that can cause infection are also present in some healthy people but cause no ...
Oct 20, 2015 ... Group B Streptococcus (GBS), also known as Streptococcus agalactiae, is best
known as a cause of postpartum infection and as the most ...
Group A streptococci are bacteria commonly found in the throat and on the skin.
The vast majority of GAS infections are relatively mild illnesses, such as strep ...
Streptococcus group of spheroidal bacteria belonging to the family
Streptococcaceae. The term streptococcus (“twisted berry”) refers to the bacteria's
Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology chapter on Streptococcus pyogenes
discusses Group A strep, GAS, strep throat and other streptococcal diseases.
Group B streptococcal disease is one of the most common infections in the first
week after birth. In 2002, national guidelines recommended universal late ...
Group A Streptococcus is a bacterium found in the human throat or on the skin.
There are approximately 350 cases of invasive GAS infection reported in Illinois ...